Allocations of parental rights and responsibilities formerly referred to as “custody” are made in all divorces, dissolutions and legal separation where there are minor children that are not the subject of another court’s orders. Allocations are made consistent [Read the full post. . .]
Duration of Divorce: All Depends on Cooperation
You can get married in a minute, but ending the marriage will take a little longer. How long will your process last? – The best way to answer this question is to [Read the full post. . .]
Prior to divorce couples often give each other gifts for various occasions and celebrations, or for no reason at all, but what happens to all those gifts when [Read the full post. . .]
– Free legal advice can cost you a lot!
When you have problems in your life you likely talk it out with your friends and family. However, for legal advice you should only be seeking the advice of [Read the full post. . .]
Formerly known as “alimony,” spousal support is payments to an ex-spouse which can be ordered by the Court or agreed to by the parties as part of a settlement. ORC 3105.18 sets forth that “spousal support” means any payment or [Read the full post. . .]
DIVORCE: Kicking your spouse to the curb – make sure you don’t put their stuff there.
Often in movies or commercials when couples split-up, the wife starts throwing all the husband’s stuff into the yard, or puts it in the [Read the full post. . .]
A few years ago the only place that an attorney could advertise was the phone book. Most attorneys chose to make the most of the ad space by publishing a “panel” of services they provided. This list of services is [Read the full post. . .]
Do you really want to fight your Dayton divorce case? As an experienced family lawyer, I have never heard anyone say “I’m going to cooperate my divorce case.” The truth of the matter is that the divorce process [Read the full post. . .]
In a recent case decided by the State of Ohio’s 5th Appellate District, the importance of reading and understanding your divorce papers was made clear. In Woodie v. Woodie, the [Read the full post. . .]
It’s that time of year again. Holiday season is upon us. And even though so many of us perceive this time of year as a joyous one, one that will allow us to spend time with our family and friends, [Read the full post. . .]